Blogs

Dispute Resolution, Employment | 4th February 2020

IR 35 – How should employers prepare for these changes...

Jane Crosby from Hart Brown Solicitors explains that IR 35 is an important piece of tax legislation affecting employers and how they operate their business....

Jane Crosby

Partner, Dispute Resolution
Dispute Resolution, Employment | 27th January 2020

Managing mental health issues in the workplace

Jane Crosby from Hart Brown Solicitors advises business on best practices and policies in managing mental health issues Harry and Meghan have done a significant...

Jane Crosby

Partner, Dispute Resolution
Dispute Resolution, Trusts & Estates | 24th January 2020

Getting the other side to pay your legal fees

Under The Inheritance (Provision for Family and Dependants) Act 1975, the court has power in appropriate cases to “vary” the terms of the deceased’s Will...

Paul Grimwood

Partner, Head of Dispute Resolution
Residential Property | 23rd January 2020

Positive signs for the 2020 property market

With recent buoyancy in the property market, and various moves afoot to ensure a continued recovery, David Knapp from Hart Brown solicitors comments on the...

David Knapp

Partner, Head of Residential Property
Residential Property | 19th December 2019

Can I take my curtains or cooker with me when...

When you decide to buy or sell a house, there are many things that you need to give careful consideration to in advance. One of...

Debbie Beswick

Associate & Chartered Legal Executive, Residential Property
Employment | 27th November 2019

Remote working: the ins and outs

The workplace is changing and the advent of new technologies enables a much more flexible working environment for employees. Jane Crosby explains the issues so...

Jane Crosby

Partner, Dispute Resolution
Dispute Resolution | 27th November 2019

Fines fly following British Airways data breach

The headlines that British Airways is facing a fine of £183.39M after infringements of personal data of some 500,000 customers was collected by hackers shows...

Jane Crosby

Partner, Dispute Resolution
Commercial Property | 27th November 2019

Commercial Landlords be wary – agreeing to alterations produces problems.

It is not enough for a landlord to have a well written lease which imposes multiple obligations and penalties on a tenant. The landlord must...

John Guthrie

Associate, Commercial Property
Family | 19th November 2019

Grandparents are for Christmas too

For many families in these hectic times, especially where both parents work, being able to call upon other family members to assist with the day...

Sharon Powell

Partner, Head of Family
Trusts & Estates | 15th November 2019

Probate fee increase scrapped

The lawyers in our trusts and estates department are pleased that the uncertainty over the increase in probate court fees has ended following the recent...

Sue Macleod

Associate, Trusts & Estates